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NIH Research Festival 2005
2005 NIH Research Festival

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October 18 - October 21
General Schedule of Events
Poster Sessions
Plenary Session
Concurrent Symposia
Job Fair for NIH Postdoctoral, Research, and Clinical Fellows
Special Exhibits on Resources for Intramural Research
TSA Research Festival Exhibit Show
Festival Food and Music Fair
Research Festival Committees
Past Research Festivals
Symposia Session I - 7 concurrent symposia
  Tuesday, October 18, 2005
Natcher Auditorium
Nanomedicine: Opportunities and Challenges 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Chaired by King C. Li, CC

Main Auditorium, Natcher Conference Center

The potential of applying nanotechnology in biomedicine has stimulated a lot of excitement in recent years. The purpose of this symposium is to present an update on some of the extramural and intramural efforts at the NIH in this area. Presentations will include updates on the NIH Nanomedicine Roadmap Initiative, the NCI Alliance for Cancer Nanotechnology, and two intramural laboratories.


Nanomedicine Roadmap Initiative and Perspective on the Programs
Jeff Schloss, NHGRI

The NCI Alliance for Cancer Nanotechnology
Piotr Grodzinski, NCI

Nanoparticle for Drug Delivery
King Li, CC

May the Force Be with You: Stress Management and Fitness Programs for Cells and Molecules
Kuan Wang, NIAMS

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